The Homebrewer's Garden
How to Grow, Prepare & Use your Own Hops, Malts & Brewing HerbsBook - 2016
If you have a backyard, or even a sunny porch or balcony, you can grow your own hops, brewing herbs, and malt grains to enhance the flavor, aroma, and uniqueness of your home-brewed beer -- and ensure that you have the freshest, purest, best ingredients possible. Simple instructions from experts Joe and Dennis Fisher guide you through every step of the process, from setting up your first hop trellis to planting and caring for your herbs, harvesting and drying them, malting grain, and brewing more than 25 recipes specifically designed for homegrown ingredients. This fully updated second edition includes a new section featuring color photography of the plants, expanded information on growing hops in small spaces, innovative trellising ideas, an expanded section on malting, new profiles of prominent grower/brewers, and up-to-date information on grain-growing best practices.
Publisher: North Adams, MA :, Storey Publishing,, 
Edition: 2nd edition
Branch Call Number: 663.4 FIS 2016
Characteristics: 215 pages : illustrations (chiefly color)